No matter what your age, today is the day to get started with retirement planning. The WRS educators are available to help members learn about benefits, investing and retirement planning.
WRS retirement educators travel throughout the state year round. If you're a member, talk to your human resources professional about scheduling one of our seminars when the educators are in your area.
Retirement Goal Calculator
457 Deferred Compensation Plan
Your WRS pension is a big part of achieving your goal of a secure retirement. Social Security will help you along the way. To fully reach your retirement goals, you’ll also need to put aside a portion of your earnings.
Find out how you can join many of your co-workers on a journey to a better retirement.
State Employer Pick-Up Rate Changes July 1, 2017
On July 1, 2017 the employer pick-up rate for the Public Employee Pension Plan will decrease for state employees and many entities that follow suit with state rates.
Check Your Progress By Decade
Learn what you can do in each decade of your career to prepare for retirement.
Retirement Policy Topics
The WRS Board continues to affirm that a defined benefit plan supplemented by the 457 Plan is the best way to provide retirement benefits for the public employees of Wyoming. WRS partners with State policymakers to prudently manage WRS pension plans.
2017 457 Plan Contribution Limits
The regular contribution limit for elective deferrals to the 457 Deferred Compensation Plan will remain $18,000 in 2017.